Thornscape Familiar

Thornscape Familiar {1}{G}

Creature - Insect
Red spells and white spells you cast cost {1} less to cast.
Blessed with many options, Thornscape masters favor scarabs as familiars.
2/1
Details
  • Artist: Heather Hudson
  • Rarity: common
  • Collector Number: 95
  • Released: 2001-02-05
Legalities
Rulings
  • 2004-10-04 If a spell is both red and white, you pay {1} less, not {2} less.
  • 2004-10-04 The generic X cost is still considered generic even if there is a requirement that a specific color be used for it. For example, "only black mana can be spent this way". This distinction is important for effects which reduce the generic portion of a spell's cost.
  • 2004-10-04 This can lower the cost to zero, but not below zero.
  • 2004-10-04 The effect is cumulative.
  • 2004-10-04 The lower cost is not optional like with some other cost reducers.
  • 2004-10-04 Can never affect the colored part of the cost.
  • 2004-10-04 If this card is sacrificed to pay part of a spell's cost, the cost reduction still applies.
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Printings
  • Planeshift (common)

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Foreign names
  • Vertrauter des Dornenpfads
  • Familier spinosophe
  • Famiglio Spinologo
  • 荊景学院の使い魔
  • Familiar de Thornscape
  • Familiar Escapaespina